Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 21 26
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1857 2932 3382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.41% 8.23% 8.04%
As % of the Vendors category 14.04% 17.56% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 2597 2962
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,900 £63,675
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13224 16693 21220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.68% 46.84% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10553 13525 17237
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -25 629 £42,500 -5.56% 56
Hampshire -2 520 £40,000 +6.67% 47
Surrey 0 464 £40,500 -5.81% 25
Berkshire -20 362 £45,000 -10.00% 23
Buckinghamshire -4 152 £36,000 -10.00% 16
West Sussex +1 127 £37,000 -17.78% 6
Oxfordshire -8 115 £35,000 -15.66% 17
Kent -9 75 £41,250 +11.49% 2
East Sussex -40 45 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Middlesex +3 10 £37,500 -21.05%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1266 (68.17%) Windows
2 1149 (61.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 891 (47.98%) Active Directory
4 793 (42.70%) Windows Server
5 787 (42.38%) Microsoft
6 591 (31.83%) Cisco
7 559 (30.10%) Linux
8 518 (27.89%) Firewall
9 492 (26.49%) Hyper-V
10 472 (25.42%) MS Exchange
11 460 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 427 (22.99%) ITIL
13 415 (22.35%) Office 365
14 414 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 402 (21.65%) Citrix
16 381 (20.52%) Microsoft Azure
17 349 (18.79%) SAN
18 348 (18.74%) SQL Server
19 334 (17.99%) TCP/IP
20 330 (17.77%) SQL
21 324 (17.45%) DNS
22 320 (17.23%) Microsoft Certification
23 306 (16.48%) WAN
24 278 (14.97%) Data Centre
25 270 (14.54%) LAN
26 256 (13.79%) vSphere
27 243 (13.09%) Cisco Certification
28 239 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
29 229 (12.33%) SCCM
30 226 (12.17%) VPN

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 472 (25.42%) MS Exchange
2 216 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 185 (9.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 135 (7.27%) IIS
5 128 (6.89%) SharePoint
6 79 (4.25%) Skype for Business
7 66 (3.55%) OpenStack
8 57 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 49 (2.64%) Apache
10 36 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (1.40%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.81%) nginx
15 14 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
17 12 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
18 9 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
19 8 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 8 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 140 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.054%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.054%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (0.81%) Teamcenter
2 8 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.054%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.054%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.054%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 415 (22.35%) Office 365
2 381 (20.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 239 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (3.45%) IaaS
5 53 (2.85%) PaaS
6 47 (2.53%) SaaS
7 25 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.32%) GitHub
11 5 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.11%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.054%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.054%) OpenDNS
14 1 (0.054%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.054%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 518 (27.89%) Firewall
2 349 (18.79%) SAN
3 334 (17.99%) TCP/IP
4 324 (17.45%) DNS
5 306 (16.48%) WAN
6 270 (14.54%) LAN
7 226 (12.17%) VPN
8 217 (11.69%) DHCP
9 142 (7.65%) VoIP
10 129 (6.95%) VLAN
11 97 (5.22%) Internet
12 90 (4.85%) Wireless
13 87 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
14 75 (4.04%) MPLS
15 69 (3.72%) SSL
16 66 (3.55%) IPsec
16 66 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
17 65 (3.50%) NAS
17 65 (3.50%) Network Security
18 60 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (18.74%) SQL Server
2 82 (4.42%) MySQL
3 59 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 32 (1.72%) MongoDB
8 25 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 23 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 18 (0.97%) Redis
12 16 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.86%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (0.59%) Hadoop
14 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 23 (1.24%) Vagrant
3 22 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
4 20 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (0.92%) JIRA
7 11 (0.59%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.43%) Ant
8 8 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.38%) Maven
10 4 (0.22%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.22%) eggPlant
11 3 (0.16%) Redmine
12 2 (0.11%) Selenium
12 2 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.054%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.054%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.054%) Subversion
13 1 (0.054%) TestRail
General
1 173 (9.32%) Finance
2 118 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 64 (3.45%) Marketing
4 47 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 37 (1.99%) Electronics
6 31 (1.67%) Retail
7 26 (1.40%) Legal
8 22 (1.18%) Banking
8 22 (1.18%) Law
8 22 (1.18%) Military
9 16 (0.86%) Advertising
10 15 (0.81%) Back Office
11 13 (0.70%) Automotive
12 11 (0.59%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.43%) Local Government
14 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.32%) French Language
14 6 (0.32%) Publishing
15 5 (0.27%) Games
15 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 333 (17.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 287 (15.46%) Support Engineer
3 218 (11.74%) Analyst
4 176 (9.48%) Administrator
5 168 (9.05%) IT Support
6 161 (8.67%) Support Analyst
7 139 (7.49%) IT Engineer
8 128 (6.89%) 3rd Line Support
9 126 (6.79%) Systems Administrator
10 125 (6.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 120 (6.46%) Systems Engineer
12 117 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
13 114 (6.14%) Consultant
14 101 (5.44%) Infrastructure Support
15 93 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
16 88 (4.74%) Architect
17 85 (4.58%) Network Engineer
17 85 (4.58%) VMware Engineer
18 79 (4.25%) IT Support Engineer
19 77 (4.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.18%) .NET
2 19 (1.02%) Middleware
3 18 (0.97%) Java EE
3 18 (0.97%) LAMP
4 13 (0.70%) REST
5 12 (0.65%) HTML
5 12 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (0.65%) Web Services
6 11 (0.59%) 802.1X
6 11 (0.59%) WCF
7 10 (0.54%) .NET Framework
7 10 (0.54%) JSON
8 8 (0.43%) Software Packaging
8 8 (0.43%) XML
9 7 (0.38%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (0.32%) Node.js
11 5 (0.27%) CSS
11 5 (0.27%) IBM Integration Bus
11 5 (0.27%) SOAP
11 5 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 278 (14.97%) Data Centre
2 87 (4.68%) Management Information System
3 86 (4.63%) Clustering
4 59 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (3.18%) Public Cloud
5 54 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 52 (2.80%) Driving Licence
7 46 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 46 (2.48%) Private Cloud
8 38 (2.05%) Replication
9 28 (1.51%) Fat Client
9 28 (1.51%) Thin Client
10 25 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 20 (1.08%) Blackberry
12 18 (0.97%) Virtual Team
13 15 (0.81%) Cloud Native
13 15 (0.81%) User Experience
14 13 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
14 13 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1266 (68.17%) Windows
2 793 (42.70%) Windows Server
3 559 (30.10%) Linux
4 460 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 414 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 207 (11.15%) Windows 10
7 199 (10.72%) Windows 7
8 152 (8.19%) Unix
9 121 (6.52%) CentOS
10 119 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 111 (5.98%) Windows 8
12 105 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 47 (2.53%) Ubuntu
14 37 (1.99%) Mac OS X
15 32 (1.72%) Solaris
16 30 (1.62%) Debian
17 25 (1.35%) Android
18 23 (1.24%) Apple iOS
19 19 (1.02%) VxWorks
20 17 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (22.99%) ITIL
2 164 (8.83%) DevOps
3 121 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 116 (6.25%) Presales
5 91 (4.90%) Project Management
6 89 (4.79%) Problem Management
7 87 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (4.63%) Mentoring
9 84 (4.52%) Service Delivery
10 82 (4.42%) Service Management
11 81 (4.36%) Migration
12 77 (4.15%) High Availability
13 76 (4.09%) Software Engineering
14 72 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 67 (3.61%) Load Balancing
16 62 (3.34%) Configuration Management
16 62 (3.34%) Information Security
17 59 (3.18%) Capacity Planning
18 49 (2.64%) Business Intelligence
18 49 (2.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 330 (17.77%) SQL
2 217 (11.69%) PowerShell
3 182 (9.80%) Python
4 157 (8.45%) Bash Shell
5 112 (6.03%) Perl
6 79 (4.25%) Java
7 77 (4.15%) C
8 59 (3.18%) Ruby
9 45 (2.42%) PHP
10 44 (2.37%) Shell Script
11 38 (2.05%) C++
12 23 (1.24%) C#
13 17 (0.92%) Bourne shell
14 15 (0.81%) Korn
15 9 (0.48%) JavaScript
15 9 (0.48%) VBScript
16 8 (0.43%) VB
17 7 (0.38%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.27%) Ada
18 5 (0.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 320 (17.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 243 (13.09%) Cisco Certification
3 221 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 205 (11.04%) MCSE
5 179 (9.64%) Degree
6 159 (8.56%) SC Cleared
7 155 (8.35%) CCNA
8 120 (6.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 107 (5.76%) MCSA
10 90 (4.85%) CCNP
11 84 (4.52%) MCP
12 71 (3.82%) DV Cleared
13 52 (2.80%) MCITP
14 43 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
15 38 (2.05%) CCIE
16 37 (1.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 35 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
18 33 (1.78%) RHCE
19 30 (1.62%) CCA
20 27 (1.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (7.70%) SLA
2 62 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.13%) QA
5 19 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 12 (0.65%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.32%) BS25999
7 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (0.27%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.27%) PMO
9 4 (0.22%) COBIT
10 3 (0.16%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.11%) GAMP
12 1 (0.054%) GCP
12 1 (0.054%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.054%) RMADS
12 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1149 (61.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 891 (47.98%) Active Directory
3 492 (26.49%) Hyper-V
4 256 (13.79%) vSphere
5 164 (8.83%) VMware ESXi
6 107 (5.76%) XenApp
7 80 (4.31%) Docker
8 79 (4.25%) Virtual Machines
9 58 (3.12%) XenDesktop
10 54 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
11 48 (2.58%) Terminal Services
12 47 (2.53%) KVM
13 34 (1.83%) VirtualBox
14 32 (1.72%) VMware NSX
15 30 (1.62%) VMware Workstation
16 27 (1.45%) XenServer
17 23 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 22 (1.18%) vCloud
19 20 (1.08%) Xen
20 16 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 229 (12.33%) SCCM
2 128 (6.89%) Puppet
3 109 (5.87%) vCenter Server
4 105 (5.65%) Ansible
5 101 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
6 76 (4.09%) Backup Exec
7 63 (3.39%) SCOM
8 61 (3.28%) WSUS
9 43 (2.32%) Nagios
10 37 (1.99%) Kubernetes
11 32 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 31 (1.67%) NetBackup
12 31 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 28 (1.51%) SCVMM
14 26 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 25 (1.35%) ZABBIX
16 22 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
17 20 (1.08%) FortiGate
18 18 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
19 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 787 (42.38%) Microsoft
2 591 (31.83%) Cisco
3 402 (21.65%) Citrix
4 222 (11.95%) HP
5 159 (8.56%) Red Hat
6 148 (7.97%) NetApp
7 144 (7.75%) Dell
8 124 (6.68%) Juniper
9 108 (5.82%) Oracle
10 98 (5.28%) Symantec
11 92 (4.95%) Veeam
12 84 (4.52%) EMC
13 72 (3.88%) F5
14 60 (3.23%) CheckPoint
15 55 (2.96%) Veritas
16 44 (2.37%) SolarWinds
17 40 (2.15%) Apple
18 39 (2.10%) EqualLogic
19 37 (1.99%) SAP
20 36 (1.94%) IBM